Thursday, May 24, 2018

Back to Back Retreat 2019

Back to Back Retreat 2019

I am super excited to announce the dates of our 6th Back to Back Florida Retreat. Oh Yes me and the magnificent Dina Wakley are are back together for this not to be missed event hosted by the incomparable Michelle McCosh of Everything Scrapbook & Stamps!! Yay!  This event usually sells out so please don't leave it too late or you will be disappointed. 


The Dates are March 29, 30 & 31st 2019

This 3 day Art Journaling retreat includes two nights accomodation, all meals, all supplies and some special surprises.  Just bring you and your creative pulse.



See you there!

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

New Dylusions Stamp Release

Yay, New Dylusions Stamp Sets!!!



Eeeek I am so excited to announce I have some New stamps, how exciting!!


Theres something for everyone in this collection of Dylusions rubber cling mount stamps. Choose from four different sets featuring my signature style of unique imagery. Ideal for use on pages in your art journals, cards and mixed media projects. Mix and match these new designs with the ever growing collection of unconventional, sassy stamps that are truly Dylusions originals.

New Dylusions - Sunday Best

New Dylusions - Sunshine Girl

New Dylusions - Toadstool Town

New Dylusions - Three Little Maids 

Next we have a few samples to show you using the New Dylusions Stamps


Above is a page in the Large Dylusions Dyary, Using the New Dylusions Stamps from Three Little Maids and Toadstool Town stamped onto Dylusions mixed media cardstock. Coloured in using Dylusions spray inks Rose Quartz, slate grey and black marble.



Next a page in the Dyalog, has been made using stamps from the New Dylusions stamp sets Sunday Best and sunshine girl. I have used a masking technique to layer them. The border is made using the Dylusions journal block, Black Paint Pen and then doodled. 


Above background has been made using the Gel Plate with Laidback Lilac and Peony Blush. Stamps used are from Toadstool Town, Sunshine Girl and Sunday Best. Coloured in using Dylusions Inks and doodled with the Black Marble Paint Pen.


Next page has been made using the New Stamp sets Three Little maids, Star Struck, Puddy cat. All coloured in using Dylusions spray inks. The border has been made using stamps from Anatomy of a page.


Above Dyalog page has been made using stamps from The New Dylusions Toadstool Town, they have been stamped direct onto the Dyalog page. The Arrow are from Star Struck Stamp set.



The Above Journal page has been created using Stamps from the New Dylusions Sunday Best Stamp set, they have been stamped on using a masking technique. The border has been created using the Dylusions journal block and doodled using the White Linen Paint Pen. 


Next is a craft page from the Large Dylusions Creative Dyary, using stamps from Sunshine Girl, Toadstool Town and the head/wings are from Sunday Best. All coloured in using Dylusions Spray inks.


Above is The New Dylusions Sunday Best - figure and wings with the Head from Heads N Tails stamp set.


Next is in a Dyalog insert, Stamps used are Sunday Best stamped direct onto the Dyalog, Coloured in using Dylusions Spray Inks


Next I have stamped the images onto Dylusions mixed media cardstock added to the Black Dyalog insert  and doodled with the Dylusions White Linen Paint Pen.


Here i have stamped direct onto the Dyalog page & coloured using Dylusions Spray Inks. The New Dylusions Stamps used are, Three Little Maids and Sunshine Girl. The wing is from Sunday Best and Hare is from Heads N Tails Stamps.


Above is  a Dylusions Flip Journal, I have used a mixture of New Dylusions stamps from Toadstool Town, Three Little Maids and Sunshine Girl. I love the little bugs bouncing around the page!! The background is a mixture of Dylusions Paints & Spray Inks. All images are stamped onto mixed media cardstock and coloured in using Dylusions Spray Inks.


Next is a Black Dyalog Insert page, using the New Dylusions stamps Sunday Best, Three Little Maids and flower from Sunshine Girl. All stamped onto mixed media cardstock, cut out and stuck in the Dyalog. Doodled using White Linen Paint Pen.



Above A dialogue page stamps used are from the New Dylusions Three Little Maids and background and flowers are made from Anatomy of  page stamp set. All stamped direct onto the page using masking technique and coloured in using Spray Inks.

Next we have a selection of large tags, the backgrounds are made using Dylusions Paint and Gel Printing Plate. 











hope you love the new stamps as much as we do and enjoy creating with them!

x


Please note the New Dylusions Stamps have just been released today and Ranger Ink will start shipping to your local stores this week. Please check with your local craft stores for expected delivery dates. 







Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Something exciting is happening tomorrow!

New Dylusions Product?

Eeeek, I may have something super exciting to share with you tomorrow...



Maybe some New Dylusions product?? Its obviously top secret so I can't possibly tell you just yet!!

Join me tomorrow for a Facebook Live over on the Dyan Reaveley - Dylusions Facebook page 

Wednesday 9th May
5pm - UK
12pm - EST

Monday, May 7, 2018

Stampers Anonymous - Demo & Teaching Dates

Come see me on the Stampers Anonymous booth!


Yaaay, I'm going to be demoing my Dylusions Stamps in the Stampers Anonymous booth again on the following dates/events;

May 10, 11, 12th 
 Novi

July 14, 15th 
Carson, California 

August 10, 11th
Cincinnati, Ohio 
I have 2 classes on the Friday be sure to check them out! - Heres the link to classes 

 



Hope to see you there!



Thursday, May 3, 2018

New Dylusions Tips & Technique Videos on Scrapbook.com

Eeek, New Dylusions Videos... 

Have you seen? 


I have teamed up with the fabulous Scrapbook.com to create some New Dylusions Tips & Technique videos. They are absolutely FREE, informative videos, all you have to do is click the link below and register with Scrapbook.com to watch. Really hope you enjoy watching & they inspire you to get creating! 




Hope you enjoy!

Meet & Greet/Book signing - Michaels Store - Austin Texas

Book Signing - Michaels Stores

Have you heard??

 I'm in town for the GO Wild Planner conference this weekend and I've teamed up with the fabulous Michaels Stores to do a Meet & Greet/Book Signing event while I am here, Yay!

 It is taking place today, Thursday 3rd May 6-7pm!!

Please come say hello!


If you would like to come say hello and receive a FREE signed copy of my Distinctly Dylusional Book, I will be more than excited to see you! *Books are limited to 50 so it will be a first come first served event* 

The address is 
Michaels Stores - The Shops at the Galleria 
12770 Shops Pkwy Set 100
Bee Caves
TX 78738

When you arrive at the store you will be given a wristband entitling you to a copy of my book. 

Im so excited & can't wait to meet you, see you there! x





Tuesday, January 16, 2018

New Dylusions Product Release - January 2018


New Dylusions Product Release 2018

Yay the wait is finally over!!! Let me introduce to you the New Dylusions Dyalog!!!

Covers
Organise your life in style with the Dylusions Dyalog system. Dyalog Covers, featuring my original artwork, offer a stylish way to keep all your Dyalog Insert Books. Pocket Inserts, and more in one convenient location. Two interior elastic bands help keep your inside elements secure while also giving you the ability to change books easily. The outside elastic band helps keep the cover closed. Dialogue covers are available in two signature designs and measures 5.875" x 8.75"





Dyalog Insert Books
Designed to coordinate with the Dylusions Dyalog system, Insert Books are ideal for adding into your Dyalog covers to create a book of your own. Featuring black and brightly printed covers, these books include a variety of page styles that fit all journaling preferences. Made out of the same great Mixed Media Card stock found in the Dylusions Creative Dyary, Insert Book pages accept a variety of mediums without bleeding through. Insert books measure 4.375" x 8.25" and contain 24 pages. Dialogue Insert Books contain pages featuring functional and creative options- Available in Agenda, Grid Lines, Dots, Ruled, Handwriting Lines, Blank, Black and pre-designed Backgrounds.





Pocket Inserts
Dyalog Pockets Insert are a great addition to your Dyalog systems. Designed to keep you organised, Pocket Insert feature two large pockets that are designed for collecting and storing to-do lists, receipts, notes, and much more. Slots cut into the side are perfect for smaller notes, business cards, and papers so you won't lose track of them. Contains one each of three designs. Pocket Inserts measure 4.375" x 8.25".



Elastic Bands
Dyalog Elastic Bands are perfect for stylishly securing and adding additional Dyalog Insert Books, Pocket Inserts, and more into your Dyalog System. These colourful elastic bands coordinate with all Dyalog Covers and keep you organised. Includes 4 elastics each sized to fit the Dyalog program.


Washi Tape
Dylusions Washi Tape is a collection of colourful tapes that feature my exclusive artwork. Collage into your journal pages, paper crafts, and use in your Creative Dyary and Dyalog systems. Available in 3 boxed sets. Each roll measures 6 yards (5.49 m) and each set contains various widths.





Shimmer Sprays
Add colourful pearlescent shimmer to any journal page, mixed media, or paper craft project. Dylusions Shimmer Sprays are pearlescent ink sprays that add colour and shimmer to paper, canvas, wood, fabric, and other porous surfaces. Use as a finishing spray or layer over the inks and paints to create luminous effects and backgrounds. Available in 12 colours in 1 oz bottles that coordinate with the Dylusions colour palette.




Paint Pens
yaaaaayyy.. more colours of Paint Pens!!! Dylusions fine point paint pens are designed for journaling, writing, and doodling on most surfaces. Great for use in the Creative Journals, Dyarys, Dyalogs, and on Journaling Tags. Dylusions Paint Pens are compatible with the Dylusions Ink Sprays and Paints. Available in two new sets of 6 colours each that coordinate with the Dylusions palette.

Canvas Apron
Introducing the Dylusions signature Canvas Apron featuring my artwork! This apron will protect your clothes from your creativity and pockets let you keep your tools and materials close! The adjustable strap and generous ties at the waist create a comfortable fit for all size. Washable heavy weight canvas is durable enough to withstand creative use in your studio.



Stamp Sets
There's something for everyone in the collection of Dylusions rubber cling mount stamps. Choose from four different stamp sets featuring my signature style, unique imagery and well - loved quotes which continue to inspire art journals and paper crafters everywhere. Ideal for use on pages in art journals, cards and mixed media projects. Mix and match these new designs with the ever-growing collection of unconventional, sassy stamps that are truly Dylusions originals.

Stencils
Create layered effects, backgrounds, or textures and patterns on journal pages, mixed media, or paper craft projects with Dylusions stencils. Six new eclectic designs available in two sizes to use in combination with Dylusions stamps for one of a kind imagery. Perfect for use with Dylusions Ink Sprays, Paint, Stamps and more.


I hope you enjoy & have as much fun with them as we have!!

x


Please check with your local stores for expected delivery times. 





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"You are an extraordinary woman.


How can you expect anything ordinary to happen to you"


Louisa May Alcott